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H Megastachya mucronata (Poir.) P.Beauv. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Megastachya (family Poaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 423339) with original publication details: Ess. Agrostogr. 74 1812.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Calotheca mucronata (Poir.) Spreng. Synonym H WCSP
Centotheca maxima Peter Synonym H WCSP
Centotheca mucronata (Poir.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Centotheca owariensis (P.Beauv.) Hack. Synonym H WCSP
Centotheca urekana Guinea Synonym H WCSP
Eragrostis beninensis Steud. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Eragrostis jardinii Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Eragrostis maxima Baker Synonym H WCSP
Eragrostis mucronata (Poir.) Roem. & Schult. Synonym H WCSP
Eragrostis owariensis (P.Beauv.) Steud. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Eragrostis palisotii T.Durand & Schinz [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Leersia disticha Benth. Synonym H WCSP
Megastachya maxima Bojer ex Baker [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Megastachya maxima Bojer Synonym M TRO
Megastachya owariensis P.Beauv. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Poa mucronata Poir. Synonym H WCSP
Poa mucronulata Kunth [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-423339.

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